1877 Georgia Street

Boats by Vancouver Ship Yard, 1904, Vancouver Public Library, VPL Accession Number: 2918; https://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/1475/2918.jpg.

Boats by Vancouver Ship Yard, 1904, Vancouver Public Library, VPL Accession Number: 2918; https://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/1475/2918.jpg.

 

1877 Georgia Street was the main address of Vancouver Ship Yard Limited, which built ships and boats in the 1800 block of Georgia Street from 1902 until the 1960s.

William Watts was the manager of the company for much of its early history.

 

Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1903, page 831.

Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1903, page 831.

 

1800 Block Georgia Street - detail from Goad's Atlas of the city of Vancouver - 1912 - Vol 1 - Plate 7 - Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

1800 Block Georgia Street – detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park.

 

 

1877 - 1873 - 1875 - 1869 - 1871 - 1867 Georgia Street - detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1; Plate 42

1877, 1873,1875, 1869, 1871 and 1867 Georgia Street – detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1; Plate 42 [Denman Street to Burrard Inlet to Chilco Street to Georgia Street]; Vancouver City Archives; Item : 1972-582.17; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-42-denman-street-to-burrard-inlet-to-chilco-street-to-georgia-street.

 

This area later became part of Devonian Harbour Park.

 

Devonian Harbour Park - 1800 and 1900 Block - north side of Georgia Street - looking north-east - Google Maps - 3D view - searched December 15 2019

Devonian Harbour Park, 1800 and 1900 Block, north side of Georgia Street, looking north-east; Google Maps; 3D view; searched December 15, 2019.

 

Further information appears on the page for 1997 Georgia Street.